Official updates and information regarding missing student Hannah Graham.
More than 1,000 U.Va. employees volunteered through the annual community service day, completing more than 100 projects and reaping the satisfaction and camaraderie of working together outside the office to help others.
At the first pan-University entrepreneurship event of the year, students learned about entrepreneurship and innovation opportunities across Grounds, including some format changes for this fall’s Entrepreneurship Cup.
In 1948 – and for the next 20 years – Gordon Parks was the only black staff photographer at a major U.S. magazine or newspaper. A U.Va. exhibit tells the story of the Life magazine spread that launched his career – and his own ambivalence toward it.
Haibo Dong, a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, hopes to use what he is discovering to create tiny, flying sensors that can detect airborne toxins.
In the latest issue of the Virginia News Letter, published by U.Va.’s Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service, VCU professor Thomas Baker makes a proposal for closing the “private sale” loophole in Virginia’s gun laws.
Find out more at an information session Sept. 29, from 5 to 7 p.m., at Open Grounds.
Can the federal government require all citizens to purchase health insurance? Three experts will debate this and other questions about “Obamacare” on Wednesday.
Craftsmen are recreating Thomas Jefferson’s original roof on Hotel D, one of the buildings in the University of Virginia’s Academical Village.
With sexual misconduct on college campuses coming into sharper national focus, U.Va. leaders briefed members of the Board of Visitors on several new University initiatives aimed at preventing sexual violence.
Enslaved laborers built the University and served many of its inhabitants in the early years. How best to acknowledge and remember that legacy, and how other universities have wrestled with those issues, will be the focus of an upcoming conference.
Josh Bowers has made a career of examining circumstances in which enforcing the letter of the law is not always in the public’s best interests.
As planned, Dunlap guided the school while the University appointed a new executive vice president for heath affairs. But she was much more than a caretaker, leading several new initiatives.
Alumna and longtime faculty member Elizabeth Meyer is eager to get started in guiding the School of Architecture to its next phase. She recently took time to discuss her vision as the new dean of the school.
At a seminar Monday, scientists, engineers and others reviewed best practices for recruiting and retaining talented and diverse female faculty.
U.Va. doctors have demonstrated the ability to target and shape higher doses of radiation more precisely during “lumpectomy” surgery, with the aim of preventing recurrences of cancer near the tumor site and sparing nearby tissue.
The University is ranked No. 2 among public universities for the 11th straight year, and has ranked among the top 25 universities, public and private, every year since the rankings began in 1988.
The University of Virginia’s annual Fall Convocation, to be held Oct. 31 at 2 p.m. in the John Paul Jones Arena, will also include the bestowing of Intermediate Honors and presentation of the Thomas Jefferson Awards.
A U.Va. study that examined global food security finds that future trade may not be so secure for some countries.
Roberts has experience both in higher education in Virginia and in health care law. He replaces Paul Forch, who retired as general counsel to U.Va. in August.